What does midst mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. midst, thick(noun)

    the location of something surrounded by other things

    "in the midst of the crowd"

Wiktionary

  1. midst(Noun)

    A place (literal or metaphoric) in the middle of something.

  2. midst(Preposition)

    among, in the middle of

Webster Dictionary

  1. Midst(noun)

    the interior or central part or place; the middle; -- used chiefly in the objective case after in; as, in the midst of the forest

  2. Midst(noun)

    hence, figuratively, the condition of being surrounded or beset; the press; the burden; as, in the midst of official duties; in the midst of secular affairs

  3. Midst

    in the midst of; amidst

  4. Midst(adverb)

    in the middle

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Midst

    midst, n. the middle.—adv. in the middle.—prep. amidst. [From the M. E. phrase in middle-s, in the midst, with excrescent t (cf. whil-s-t).]

How to pronounce midst ?

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How to say midst in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of midst in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of midst in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of midst in a Sentence

  1. Cicero:

    Law stands mute in the midst of arms.

  2. Kirk Day:

    We are truly in the midst of a humanitarian disaster.

  3. The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts-Schori:

    God is known more intimately in the midst of suffering.

  4. Jacques Maritain:

    A man of courage flees forward in the midst of new things.

  5. Gerry Connolly:

    I think we are now in the midst of a constitutional crisis.

Images & Illustrations of midst

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